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Term: Physician Practice Characteristics

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2006-01-24


Examples of practice characteristics include: practice size, average patient age, sex, socioeconomic status, and patient morbidity, as well as intensity of practice and continuity of care.

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  • Katz A, De Coster C, Bogdanovic B, Soodeen R, Chateau D. Using Administrative Data to Develop Indicators of Quality in Family Practice. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2004. [Report] [Summary] (View)

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